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FIELDING, Theodore Henry (1781-1851) British Castles; or, a Compendious History of the Ancient Military Structures of Great Britain, London: Howlett & Brimmer, 1825. Oblong 4° (202 x 267mm.). 25 hand-coloured aquatint plates by Fielding. (Occasional light spotting to title and text). Red half morocco gilt by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, spine gilt in compartments, top edge gilt. Abbey Scenery 201.
IBBETSON, Julius, LAPORTE & J. HASSELL. A Picturesque Guide to Bath, Bristol Hot-Wells, the River Avon, and the Adjacent Country, London: Hookham & Carpentier, 1793. 4° (257 x 200mm.). Half title, 16 hand-coloured aquatint plates. Green crushed morocco gilt by Zaehnsdorf, covers with triple gilt fillet, spine gilt in compartments, top edge gilt. Abbey Scenery 38; together with 3 other works on British topography, W. Darell The History of Dover Castle (London, 1797), E. Butcher Sidmouth Scenery; or, Views of the Principal Cottages & Residences of the Nobility and Gentry (Sidmouth, ), James Hakewill A Series of Views of the Neighbourhood of Windsor (London, 1820). (5)
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